Lapidary and Bone-carving Art

Scent bottle

    Scent bottle

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    The 20th century

    Wild, Manfred

    Smoky citrine, citrine, gold, sapphire cabochon; carving, polishing

    Height 8.2 cm


    Smoky citrine scent bottle is carved from a single large smoky citrine, weighing approximately 380.0 carats, engraved with a fleur de leitmotif; the stopper formed of citrine and engraved with a foliate motif.

    The collar and internal threaded fittings all composed of 18K yellow gold; the threaded stopper topped with a circular sapphire cabochon.